The Week in Animal News: Top Chefs Eat Endangered, Baby Gorilla Walks, and More

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It's unbelievable, but true: A group of top chefs have the audacity to chow down on highly endangered species -- basically giving a big F-U to preservation.

We also have exclusive footage of a baby gorilla learning to walk, an unbelievable animal smuggling story, penguins in love, sea cucumbers fighting pollution, and more in the Week in Animal News.

Endangered Species Served Up in Secret

People take pure delight in doing something forbidden. Sometimes it is a strategic, political move--but it can also be a cultural trend.

We've just come across an astounding account of high profile chefs practically having an orgasm as they eat a legally-protected endangered species.

Read the Full Story: "Eff You, I Won't Do What You Tell Me!"

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